I Am Not Under Pressure To Win —Jeevan

Damilare Okunola/Abuja Number one seed at the ongoing Tombim Abuja ITF Futures, Nedunchezhiyan Jeevan, has expressed confidence in his ability to play up to expectation, and insists that he is not under pressure to perform.

Meet Over 60 UK Institutions in Lagos & Abuja & Make Your Dreams a Reality at the UK Study & Career Fair


This April, join over 60 universities from the UK as they storm Nigeria in the 2015 free UKEAS 2015 UK Exhibition. There will be free seminar on Post-study work opportunities in the UK & Africa plus you will get to discover how a UK education can be a career and

Abuja ITF Futures: We Want To Win It, Say Nigerian Stars


Damilare Okunola/Abuja Following a very impressive start to the ongoing Tombim Abuja ITF Futures in Nigeria’s Federal Capital, Nigerian players are beginning to beam with confidence, stating that they will try to win the tournament.

Nepal quake death toll rises to 5,057: official


The death toll from a devastating earthquake in Nepal has risen to 5,057, the home ministry's national disaster management division said on Tuesday. The post Nepal quake death toll rises to 5,057: official appeared first on Vanguard News.

Explosion at radio station in Kogi kills four


An improvised explosive device detonated at a radio station in Kogi Monday night killing at least four people, police said on Tuesday. It was unclear whether the attack on the local language Ta’o FM station in Okene town was orchestrated by Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants or the powerful organised robbery

Police parade suspected traffickers of Ogun schoolgirl

The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday paraded Kelvin Okorie, the maternal cousin of 15-year-old Ogun schoolgirl, Precious Nwaigwe, who was trafficked to Libya in 2014. Okorie was paraded along with his friend, Ogbonna Njoku (John), whose brother, Nzube Chukwu, was based in Libya.

Super Eagles’ Benchwarmers Worry Keshi


The performance of Nigerian players especially those in the Super Eagles in their respective clubs abroad has been a source of worry to returnee Chief Coach, Stephen Keshi. Keshi said that he was concerned that most of these players are not getting regular playing time in their clubs in the

I’m More Interested In Executive Position, Says Okocha

A legend of Nigerian football, former Paris Saint-Germain playmaker Augustine “Jay-Jay” Okocha was back in France last week for the 12th Match Against Poverty. Answering the call of Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo, the men behind this unique initiative, the 41-year-old lit up the star-studded event and showed he had lost

Senate passes 2015 budget


THE Senate, Tuesday, passed the  sum of N4.493 trillion budget  for the  2015 fiscal year, but with an increment of  N135.4 billion above what the executive arm of government earlier prepared and submitted to  the National  Assembly  for approval.

DJ Cuppy Featured in Forbes Woman Africa, Says ‘I always wondered why the DJ was always a man’


DJ Cuppy is featured in the April/May issue of Forbes Woman Africa and in the magazine she talks about what it is like for her to be operating in a career that has been mostly male-dominated for the past years. You can read up the full feature with DJ Cuppy

‎Low generation, vandals impeding power distribution – BEDC

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company has blamed low generation of electricity from the national grid for the inadequate distribution of power in several areas within its coverage. The distribution company also decried the destruction of its electrical equipment by vandals in some communities, a situation which it said contributed to

Open Letter To APC


By Joe Igbokwe From the innermost chambers of my heart, I want to celebrate all the leaders of All Progressives Congress, APC, from the commonest members to the President-Elect, General Muhammadu Buhari. I appreciate all of you for taking the Bull by the horns to get to where we are